Metascore
65

Mixed or average reviews - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 20
  2. Negative: 2 out of 20
  1. Despite its attempts to add a unique spin to the genre, Daemonica is generally a tedious and unappealing adventure game.
  2. An average idea made even worse by the poor execution. [Aug 2006, p.81]
User Score
8.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 8 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 1 out of 4
  1. JamesW.
    Apr 22, 2006
    3
    This game heavily reminds me of those text adventure games from the early 1980's, in which you have to find the right specific This game heavily reminds me of those text adventure games from the early 1980's, in which you have to find the right specific combination of inane clues to progress. The graphics in this game are essentially window dressing: this is an infocom adventure. Full Review »
  2. DonT.
    Apr 5, 2006
    9
    Dark moody soundtrack fit beautifully with the depressed village. Top down view worked well for me, soemthing different in an adventure game.Dark moody soundtrack fit beautifully with the depressed village. Top down view worked well for me, soemthing different in an adventure game. The main character out Grissoms Grissom! A medieval CSI who also talks to the dead. Who thinks these things up?? I love it! Full Review »
  3. MarkC.
    Apr 4, 2006
    10
    Loved it! Finally a horror game that plays with your head and doesn't rely solely on cheap 'jump out and scare you' tactics. I Loved it! Finally a horror game that plays with your head and doesn't rely solely on cheap 'jump out and scare you' tactics. I really hope there a sequel... Full Review »